More information about MKSAP is available online. Ambulatory pH testing is the most appropriate next diagnostic test for this patient. ... The selection of a diagnostic test to confirm or exclude laryngopharyngeal reflux is controversial.
This month's quiz asks readers to evaluate a 38-year-old man with a recent diagnosis of ulcerative colitis whose symptoms have not improved with initial prednisone treatment.
This month's quiz asks readers to evaluate a 55-year-old woman who had bariatric surgery eight years ago.
This month's quiz asks readers to determine the most appropriate treatment in a 22-year-old pregnant woman evaluated for a flare of Crohn disease.
This month's quiz asks readers to determine the next step in management for a 75-year-old woman with longstanding gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD) and a new diagnosis of osteopenia.
This month's quiz asks readers to determine the most appropriate treatment for persistent constipation in a 60-year-old woman taking chronic opioid analgesic therapy for reflex sympathetic dystrophy syndrome.
This month's quiz asks readers to determine the appropriate interval for repeating colonoscopy in a 57-year-old woman whose most recent screening colonoscopy disclosed a 12-mm sessile serrated polyp in the ascending colon.
A 30-year-old woman is evaluated for a 2-month history of diarrhea with three to five loose stools per day.
Given this patient's absence of alarm symptoms and normal laboratory test results, further structural testing with CT imaging or abdominal ultrasonography is likely to be of low yield; therefore, such ... A gastric emptying test is used to evaluate
This month's quiz asks readers to determine the most appropriate treatment for a 46-year-old man with an amebic liver abscess.